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About Grant County news. (Canyon City, Or.) 1879-1908 | View Entire Issue (Dec. 20, 1879)
Saturday Morning, Dec. 20, IS70.
Notice.--Simple announcements of
tjirths, marriages and deaths, will be
inserted without charge. Obituarv no
tices will lje charged lor according to
. flANYON CITY LODGE, NO. 34,
) A. F. asd A. M.f holds its regular
Communications on the Saturday even
iny of or next proceeding ihc full moon
in etch month, atteven and half o'clock
P. M. .
MOB AH LOIKIE. X... 22. 10 0.
F , meets every Tnursday evenim--.a
their Lodge liiii in Canyon City.
Visiting brothers are invited to attend.
By Ordvr of In . G.
MOUNTAIN VIEW LODGE, No
33. J. 0. O. F., Prairie City, Ore
g,., nu-et every Saturday Eving.
Mem tiers o! the order are m vital to
. Uond. Byor lerofiheN. a.
has just reecivtil at bis Store in Prai
rie City & full and well selected stock
of Holiday Goodsousisting of Xovs
of all kinds and prices, Albums, Jew-
elrr, Toilet Sets, in f&et every tliinr
usfiiuly foiiiKl at a 'SSanta Ciaus" large htoek of 'goods whi :h lie pro
Headqnarters. Ileineniber llie litiie ! poses to sell low. Go and seo lam.
io!K and ii&ewise til? iarge oiic aad
make them ha;jjv bv iirtba liur a
nice present for them fit the store of
4Xhm LE BKETTE.
Ci .m Erent ia Cisaycn CHy !
An eixoast Piet of stiperio! qual
ity of Black Silk "Oo de N:)pk-s"5
a ftdl dress palloni of 30 yard is up
for Raffie at Ed. Turk's store, and
wiiibe li.iilU'd oSToii Xev WarsKve,
next. All ve that have lady friends
f?o and KMuve a change wliil ;t you
ean, it i:j o:dy $ jk r -;ia:ee. 2t
V. P. Gi:.y iu"a;:d two of the !ks
41 .': Ha) ChL- ::.c:a nldle fom tin
jll ap5irs that a hol hud bt en d';
in C'r.iniU.v.'Ji n:id hos s-f.-ret'-'d
tl A Chiiiav.vu.ian pive
formation that hnl to th.e fined o(
Ah Fook, of Juhu iKy, as th?
thtif. He.iadab?an;i Tj;u--i;:y
fund in defiiiilt of hail v.:is w-.-ja.. d
t jail. -The oth.-r. have noi Let ii
itleniified ;ih yet.
Ika. It is with cxtre-.M3 .now
Uiat wc announce the death of the J
Jtolile Statli3n a:-d Trotter, Cham-
P'oti Knox. Ks died at Baker Cay
on Wednesday, with lan ferer. It
i8 n loss to SJaBt?m Ore'rn: a sad
loss to Grant; County, and a beitVY
aaid serious lorn to the owner, Mr.
J. N. Bracket!, of this city.
3r. C. "W. Parrish, and fnraiiv.
returned home last Saturday. C.
w. siiys the Inland Empire ie ahead
of time as he never said that he wa3
going to move to The D-fdie. We
were of the ooinion at t-ho time that
it wac a mistake.
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Notices inserted as locals in this
aper are charged 20 cents ier line
each and every insertion.
"Wn are not in any way responsible
for views as expressed by correspon
dents. Ye lovers of fun see tlie two ad
vertisements of Christmas 33alls.
Ton pays youi money and take your
Go to -J. D. Titus for your fine Jew
elry, Watches, Etc.
Sargt. Win. Brown passed through
town yesterday, in charge of a pris
oner, en route from Fort Karney to
See the advertisement of Sparks &
Todhuuter in another column.
Mu. 1L Lockwood, our efficient
Deputy Sheriff, 3ms moved his fami
ly to this city to reside.
II. Sta.xislawskv, Pmctical Watch
maker and Jeweler, is located at Can
yen City, Oregon. Watches. Clocks
and Jewalry repaired at h?r notice
and wanaetetl. 32t'f.
Plenty of water.
wlirish.'ioa nozit Tiiur-dav.
Lots of jewelcry in town now.
Balls and Christmas trees are ell the
rage at present
Frank- MeBeau snrs the rot.tk are in
a f .or row Jul cmidircu now.
Everybody ia trying to corrali their
v.'i.od pile to keep Chi;rjiGii or Home
one eUe from stealing a. few (?) Ktick?
The snow ia rJI cone and ''ihojcbool
boy about a," "mud ! mud ! nmd ! up the
hill to the schorl home'
Since the above vrs ir.fe in !vno the
snow has again ''ttrrtve" and the school
boy pll' Utg ;it K! ?W9!"
Miss Daley, of Prairio; City, is in
Hie cilr fehisvrcek.
j Bied.-Iii ibis city on Wednesday
i n , n -,0-n mi
, bomber 3d, 18 f9s T. P. Dean,
j aged 70 rears.
Fat bogiiavo boen coining in to
tilts bur for the last tbiee weeks.
Last Mm?day Gray Brothers receiv
ed 100 aad Hcrburger also received
See the new advertisement of "W.
' H. Clark in anothor coliiam. He
j has just received a well selected and
anonu as wen auenaeu nx me re
- t M
otm one afthejujle Stsfaool House.
Gcntieuieu yuu . must s;ru3ti!e,J if
yon iyt a fat-lory.
E.'S. Turk-jinx just received r. nne
aAsoninrnt of solid Glj JowclrVof
the ?nte.t piitterns and styles. If
vou v ant a set for toui wife nsll at
Turk's. Ii you want a Loeket for
voui .sl- ter call at Turk's. If voti
w;uit a Kii:g for soaifrliodv ehsa's sis
icr il- at T 'rk'i. Let us pray.
Mi'?s Sjtttlemier, of Pr.tjrio City,
is In ou- van. Sho will i'-!nain for
A. II. IslA) :i.M, oi S:u Francis
e;, viio hu-i :n t-ye ocn to j1j,j,
-:ys, : rmonid and distill
ed l:';aor . 4 hriy nv j. ia the United
State to :'.:. a ( -.inKuur f-et deep,
fourtei ii v.idc aiul 19J) miles
hii'tr. V.r :id't lobs jf people got
ah.n Hwimi; if ih i r lived near
sueh a canal.
lir. Wm. Ase. of Prairie Osfey,
made us a verv pleasant eaii Tester-
The Factory" moeVmg at John Day I mr mo'l:,," endi"s "cs,01'd"3r t! ,otld
last v, eanesciay, a week ago, was I ;
day. Li conversation with lilni in J jfoasP f f JUj;resUfi-.e- f.ir tha uf
Mgard to the death of Champion fers inland and e-atribvtioes will
Ivno.v he says that he has hmtlly over
failed to break up lung fever with
sweet nitre and quinine. Mr. Axe
had a load of nice, fat, yoiUi chick
ens in for sale, He has our thanks i
for lair samples of the saaa.
The stock men raid every one else
seem to of the onuiion that the snow
that is lying n the hills and valleys
now can disappear as soon as it likes
thereby saving many eattie:
Mrs. Wit 13iKHiar, vz Mt. Varnoc.
is in the city.
SurT. .)'. W. Maek aad u a oali
ihe hignetc mine m the United
Statrw, and probably in the world, it
the Present tletp, situated on Mount
LiHeoin, in the main range of the
Koeky Mountain, Park county, CjIo
rado. Acconling ic Prof. lT-iyden's
oTcrnmtnt anrveyg. tlie mountain is
14,2 tWt hsh; and the mine's board
ing house, built along sit0 the main
shaft, is only 140 feet below the ex
treme summit. This leaves it U.156
seetaoovethc sea level, and makes it
uaeoubwdly the highest inhabited house
in the world.
Senator Sharon wiii iele for Waik
ioton to morrow morning.
Deai-wokd. Dee. 8.- In the Keao
Court Martial yesterday the Jssioti
was very short aad nethfag of interest
was brought our. lin nked iifi ,
Id mday io prepare a dtsfewe.
Surah Wiommueca a Fiu's maidsn
isLcturing in San Fnincir.ro on the
Indian question Secretary Shurz
might get som valuabls ideas from
Sarah, as cho has had consider- bie ex
peii'mco on the frontier. She
very incor.si tent in her action?, as sas
. , t , ' .
ncipfiti U?ji liovnrd hunt coin nr
reopie a year a-.o hi.?!. Enrnnior Jor
i.. oi lit Mint ? i t 1
paltry sun: ofGO er month, aeliug
in the capacity oi'gnidf5. Ttillsboro In
dfpenflent IU"UU"' ""w""-, ...w jtnuu
field for a sober, industrious shasiuaker.
Co wbc thoroughly understands bie
oneness. The right kind ol man
iimbt a Kfind living nero, aup -
au....... i"' i:r : :,.i.t, . s'
lime build up a good Lr.inop. Will
our oxehng3 please 2opy this ittm ?
Frnai the Standard.
BostoKj Mass. Dee. 13. Bihon
Gilbert Haven cf the Meth"ctist Church,
is ivinst serioiiidr ill at Maid n with
Ciiicqo, eo. 13 Tht wheat utar
kel tfi-hy is ptill a?ctt'ed. with a ten
d'incy fur lowor prices, closing quota-tier.-
wcr fi:tn ai $1 3C eh, and ,tl
1 ii? fw Jfinv.nrv.
Kew !STRfit Dec. 13. During the
WaioT')Nt Bee. 15. Of the
fmc-'ioi!! ( oins prison t- d fur redemp-
iion, und-.r th act r f Juso 9. 1870, it
is cs&uv.ted b? the Trenrjr dep:nt-nm-rt
thttt about 27 per cent. thiof
wevj ifiui'd pu t to 1875, whn the
new aoiaage was andirised.
pmvf that i ho rod man oe narouned J i , .
1 ' 1 . -.io ii3eu to make beuo ,
1 1 rem all pas; oiFensos and that he be !
t , . i . i i fly thai naunts the aesorted
j eivm-.-a and edncjitet;; to scalp vrhtie 1 ...
pi, . . i JcUoo:-r'0!ii dunusr vacation sewBonand
lax., vro nresuiuo. l;a PneeftW is
PtrrsDuao, Pn, t)ec IS.'cne ai . . .
. , . -i? .fx i ' ' neaiih f 41 some tsnio. the llin!,
fjir.ie ane wtrty mvcl heo elock .
. . , --, j , '-i.tfe cnue .-t draili mi paralysis.
t5us ioinit uiii wrc wekumea by th , -
r:gnir louimiUee. The ljejWu.-o
Tt t him at ?.!dufihi, Ohio, and will
ess rt tkini to llHrdr'bnrg.
vYashinoiv. De. IB; In the
Ilottse t1 a Cnmm'ttei on Ptst Ofiietf?
and ist P-ad.- adopted tha bill of
lir prtseatativn Moonev, establishing re
tum letter wSces.
f'HfCAOo, D?a 12. .A Trfbu-ie's
pfeeiai uys a trrv:bie Beed3!-t oeeu'id
as piatsntoefh, No ta"ka, this morn
ing. Thro-3 inea worVing io a cut en
a grad't noaril'.f t r de, wre burie l by
the falling of t'ie earth &:id when dug
oat wer dead. The oniy o.o whive
ur.sne I'nown was Tfomcr ilobios n.
W.H7HKCTON. Dec 12. Fire hun
dred dtdlurs ?V3 beer, i-aifled ic the
prubaUy n.ach 1,000
All tlie members attended the meet
ing of the caliliur.t to-diy. The fond
ness wa unimportant. MeCraiy ok
tave of ihe members last evening at a
dinner given by the President aad left
for St. lien's this tnei nine:.
Th tfnite States Board oi Trado
adopted i resolaffrji iora eommittwe to
awarl apikta of ??I,OG0, ofieieI by a
niaabr. to ihe p won who should dra
4 r A
up tor p.S84e oy .Vrgr- the b-st
act lookiag to-.vaid the regula'iott ol the j
sale of fufd and tfa prevention of adnl-
The evidence of official misconduct
uoes not warrant hir. i-enmva hv Jhn
Frosn the Jioiss Statesman. 1
A party of angiuMr, making a pre-
tumraiy survey for tha Utah & North -
em Riiiirofcd, have airived vrithin ion
miles of Portland, Oga., and will reuch
there aoafe week
A contract for 500 cords of wood for
Hd nnrr I I - ! n t . . 1 1 . U
let at 20 rr cord. With other urti-1
eles at proportionate prices. This post
wilt cot Uncle tarn a dciu ot won- .
The Dispatch ataves Ibat Ogden has
a class tf merehanlp who hav'nt snti-
eient. enfeerpris-i "do lire a bfy to stick j
, 1 J I
t" on their coantera."
Central Shnrmmn fays ail live Indi-
ans arc bad, ind in his annual report
des not hesitatfe io nay thai the Pte?
are the Tiorat of the lot. Thore is noth
ing mors ltarndtss than a, dead Red.
The young Spanish boys and girls of
Santa Barbara are gathering uenro?,
which t!:y br.ivn and grind to make
UPUHMlbLlU TOUB?. U7. lb IS
agogue a uald heud. finds ibst thon i?
, eoniradicfced tu-ea of an Lerbl.ess
! Ail attempt w paha olTr;i tlie eone-
jli'SH heirs of A. T. Stewart a sat o alien
hctu of intrilsie value naunl fo ibw
j ftblrlcld sl yMl. wg0 jv,, lhe vnnIt o
, t,e del(mct miiliwiaSrc havc 'aiirtl inu
j tha costly .nana-b um -rejt.d ra Garden
Oir.v as theirlinal recwacie. is likelv
to ro tmin fcOtiantle.-;a.
It .va-i L'T.-lville deacon who aroe
when the c0Hk.'re4f lion b'oiii to
Svriitff Lov. .Sfteet Chariot" and re
marked trhe.c they must stop, as hedid't.t
bflievo iairoducing such matters into
ihe church, and besides, if Sweet Oiiar
il was g"in. to swing he should swiog
the jack if he had it.
A dispatch from Milad Gity, dated
Iec. 6th. ways t?:t the Grand Juty
t'utd a true bill against II bert. the
Utah N'ortheru JRpjlrftd e nduetor
chared with robbing thy nui! on that
rwl The bail was fiK;-d at $5,000
which have not yt been furnisho.f.
Santa Koka, (0al.y) Dec. STbos.
N. iinstbtl; fuis-'cia'.e dttur nd oaoof
the proprietors of tb ' Santn Ilos Tiuies
diad ?ery sudden lv?of her.rfe diseo at
his roxideoc at 1'2 o'clock last
VA3UiKOTCii, Dec 0. Coiijrrftssman
Iikj, of JHivscri. difd in tiii: c-it;, yes-
inhj iiioiJiiug. He has I ce i in fie
fhe House adjonrnfid without trails
acting -y bndnes'j in eoasetU?e cd
Mr- 'Lay's drath.
Xkw Yokk, Dee, 9. A WotUI's
Waihington siecial ays Tihlfcn is re
ported t. be prpriaig n paper annotiu.
cing Lis wHhranl from the political
field for 18b''J. in f.r.?r tf Sneaker Uan
dall. of r ennsvlvania.
EXAMlATliX WAI V
m n arreted for tobbb'g the stage at
Pi;riim I Hi! ration on the Overland I
riftd. '"n th" 16th of Nev ml)r, were
brought b-.-'fire- 7T. B. ( 'om mlasioner
Stout at ttn o'oloekstoi day forenoon
jfr.r e.xanii nation, wlten after consulta
tion with thfir countd, F. 1'. Fneign
E'-q., tliy conc'u ied Lo v.-.iva at: exam
ination ad wcrft ree;ar:Jid to eonfiue
tMpntint'ie I'eoiieotiaiy to ivait the
j action of the Grand Jmy. Various ar
ticles found in ilieir possession at tar
time of thoir arrest wro procured ji
Court and identified by the hostler wlm
was at the station and by the drivur id'
the stage rrh'eh was obh. as having
boen taken fro w the station and st -e
at the tiino of the robber .-IViso States
man. We wpra shown ibis morning a 20
go'd piece, which hf d been split kiu!
f witli bat metal, and .so finished a
0 entrap thennwarv. On testing it at
the banking house of Messrs 1 larkness
fjo i; was found to t ::u:t in Mzn
atid weight. We caution our ni'-rcl-ants
and others against taking 820 coitrs without-
careful inspection, f-s tb possessor
informed us t!:at it was not a sinde in
stance which had coma to his notic-
within the past fa ar waekg. Where
.aresach things done 1 Wo h.ope not in
1 fiui. city. Ogden Distch Norembsr
j , - 1 ;
I An odltorfi Profit on 6 "ear s 8ub
J.cripticn runs from about fifteen cauts
: . , u, , , . , , .
; bo halt r. uolbr: and vet- tnore are men
so lenortint an fi imnS: tnat it thov ston
. , , " , .
r . . " . '
not like ti icse a single subscriber, but
if aoy u:ars thitdvs that his snbscriptioo
: is what keens a nancr 111 . tb Ho.mnr 1m
. , Bl , .,, ,. , .
stops 10 toe r,3oner hit will discover bi
I ih at v v tAi uiv
tltimirf JfcffVr? ri!t thlic oii.d Ana mnva
item to his liitd stock of known
According to the Santtv Ana Heiald,
truvel through to S.n Diiry bv wav of
the co-iJ-t stie has shown a marked
increase la'a'y. This is caused by the
increasing importance of way places
which cannot he reached by the const
steamers as San Juan C-tpbtrano, .
San Duis He and F.-s'er Ci'y.
A party is now at work about three
miles from Lewisti, Idaho, up the
Cleirwater river, retUiiYiiig'obsrnictiond
of rock and otherwise pn'piring th
river for steamboat navigation, this will
open up thai vast agricniturd country
lying soudi ad e&sfc of Lewi-ion.
Washington, Doe. 9 Owen If.
Dbuiiv, il Ureg-n, who was to-day n iii
inated asCounsul Gensral at Shangliai,
will repUe-e Baihy, now re-Cidlcd, whv
is tht man aijaiust wboia Co!. Afosby
made charts of illegal retent on tf
fei a. etc., in the litter recently pnb
liflud. Dbiioy has b eu a consul ia
China fur some time ii is vtrrv. ?nwr
ally expected that Minister tfewdrs
retirement by reiirii' tiyn will be tfee
ut't announcement eooneete! wttli
Chinese C'.usuhr affair.-:.
Pa i son Kalloea. the Mayor elect of
San Frnneisco, is not wiiliae tbu CW.
Do Young ?houid be perruittii fc carry
a .isiol, because as he says De YouiU(
U not a peaceable c-t.xon. Kiilbeh
suv s he is not afraid of De Yoimr. but
if lbee is to bi; the rule he is ndv c.
take n hanl.
San Fka.xcisuo, 3ec. 9. The firi
of Fli;'sbmn, Siciu l & C. hfirdwaw
ruercaant, have made an -s:gm ;t-
ATTZNTf ON !
Tlioso desiring to mnke substantial
Cbristruj.s res"uts w.l find it :o their
itit. rent io cxandoethe Wa'ches, ChaisM
and Calif r-i.i J - weby at,
PifiL METSCHAX & C'o's. STOTir!.
The uo d - .vro a rrmntmt of a snc!r
.1 bad to tal;e in s- n lenient wirh a (Juli
fornia Jaweer; they aie d geautne and
niil be offend eh.-ap-r thtn a ro?u!r
dea'br can aflb'd f e!l the s -mc quahiy.
tj. L. Bl'AKLrf. ProprW'tt'T.
Clay Todiiunter, Axqii.
Koliee is hereby given that the nu
dersi,';ed wiii sell at Public Sale ou
tlie '2i'ti d;:v of .Jamiarv. 1880. the
fcllowi.':;c urooertv beion'rinjr to the
Estat? John llorhurirer. '' Sr.. de-
ceascd: 27 head of stock cattle, 2
wagons. and 2 stacks of hav. Terms,
Cash. JOHN HEKUt:.RGEKf
Doc. 10th. 1870. no7-41.
Houses For Sale. A fine span of
match bay horses, nhoufc.l&t r hands j
jihrh, two and throe vow's old. Tlies
san will be sold cheap for cash. For
particulars enquire of S. H. Shep
herd, at the News Office. 3t.
A dmini strator s 1 o ticeE
Notice is fiercliy iven that tho
undersigned bus bctn duly appoint
ed administrator of the estate of T.
P. Dean, deceased, by tlie County
Court of Grant Conutv, State of Or
ejjon. All jjcrsons having chdms
against -litl estate are required .to
present them, with the proper proof ,
to the undersigned at his residence,
near John Day City, in Grant Coun
ty, State of Oregon, within six
months from the date of this notice,
or to ?,L Dustin. the attorney for
said estate, nt his othVe in Canyon
City, Stae of Oregon; and all er
soiis kiKHviug' themselves indebted
to said estate are retpiirrd to come
forward and settle. Dated at Can
von City, Grant County, Oregon,
Dec. 19th. 1070. nS7-41.
L C. TEOWBRIDGdS,
All accounts duo the Bedrock
Democrat at Canyon City, Independ
ence and The Dalles, must be paid
to S. H. Shepherd, of the Graxt
Couxty News. Bedrock Democrat.
I desire parties owing" the Dem
ocrat, at the alove named places, to
send the amount to me imineditely
therebv saving costs, as I need tho
money. Having taken the above ac- m
counts at x)ar I must have them set
tled without delay.
tf S. H. SHEPHSRaD. , ,
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